Issue details

Acquisition of strategic Housing site in South Herefordshire

To approve the strategic purchase of a property in the Ross East ward within a

defined budget and to authorise officers, following appropriate consultation and due

diligence, to proceed with the acquisition.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Ross East; Ross West;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 02/09/2022

Decision due: 12 December 2022 by Cabinet member commissioning, procurement and assets

Lead member: Cabinet member commissioning, procurement and assets

Lead director: Corporate Director – Economy & Environment

Department: Corporate Support Centre

Contact: Matthew Locking, Energy strategy officer Email:


The project proposal is being developed in conjunction with the Strategic Housing Manager.
The Cabinet Member Housing, Regulatory Services & Community Safety is aware of the proposals and will be formally briefed along with the lead, decision making member. Any comments and considerations will be factored into the report.



Background papers